British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Berghersh House, Witnesham

Description: Berghersh House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 286005

OS Grid Reference: TM1789552437
OS Grid Coordinates: 617895, 252437
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1273, 1.1819

Location: Witnesham, Suffolk IP6 9EZ

Locality: Witnesham
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP6 9EZ

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Witnesham, Suffolk at Explore Britain.

Listing Text


1/43 Berghersh House

- II

House. 1810, enlarged 1819 (P+M 1819 on tablet at rear); for Philip Meadows.
2 storey centre block 3 windows wide, with flanking 3 storey blocks, set-
forward, 1 window wide. Gault brick with limestone bands at 1st and 2nd
floors of wings, and moulded cornice at eaves. Walling of red brick at rear.
Hipped slated roofs with internal chimneys of gault brick. Sash windows with
flat arches of gauged brick; small pane sashes. In the left-hand wing are 2
dummy sash windows complete with wooden frame and glazing bars. Pair of 4-
panelled entrance doors with oblong fanlight. The garden elevation, 3 windows
wide is stuccoed; an early C19 print shows a 1-storey porch with flat
entablature, and a flanking verandah.

Listing NGR: TM1789552437

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.